Restore Oyster Reefs in the Indian River Lagoon
Oyster mat-making workshops will continue at the DRS Community Center, overseen by the Brevard Zoo. Please join us on any of the following dates: Aug 10, Aug 27, Sept 14, Sept 24, Oct 22, Nov 19 & Dec 17th from 10-11:30am to learn more about this keystone species and make oyster restoration mats. No need to RSVP, all ages are welcome. Groups larger than 8, please call the SB Rec Dept at (321) 773-6458. Plan to get a little dusty and have a good time!
August 27 Cub Scouts Back-to-School Picnic
Join Cub Scout Pack 309 for a back-to-school picnic at Pelican Beach Park from 11am to 2pm. Meet the scouts and leaders, learn about the Cub Scout program, and sign up. Food and games for all! (407) 353-6332 for details.
Looking for a little extra help with your schoolwork? PAL’s after school tutoring begins Aug 30 for students of all ages. Sessions are Tuesdays and Thursdays beginning at 3:30pm. Tutors are high school and college students. Students or tutors interested in participating, call PAL at (321) 777-8336.
September 10 Library MINI Book Sale
Stop by the Satellite Beach Library from 9am-3pm. All proceeds support library programs. Call the Library at (321) 779-4004 for more information.
Satellite Beach Farmers Market
The Satellite Beach Farmers Market continues weekly at Pelican Beach Park, 1525 Hwy A1A, on Thursdays 10am-4pm. We are pleased to offer produce, fresh bread, jams, hand made lotions and soaps, teas, honey, hand crafted jewelry, wood artwork, tiki carvings and more. All items are hand crafted. For more information, please contact the Satellite Beach Recreation Dept, (321) 773-6458.
September 10 Turtle Krawl 5K Run/Walk
One of the largest races in Brevard County, this 5K run/walk, held in Indialantic’s Nance Park, benefits the Sea Turtle Preservation Society, “Helping Sea Turtles Survive.” Registration can be done online at http://turtlekrawl.com/registration/ and includes a race t-shirt for the first 3000 participants.
September 10 Girl Scouts Recruitment Fair
Make best friends and try crazy-cool things. Go on more adventures than you can count. Join us at the DRS Community Center from 5-8pm & learn what Girl Scouts is all about from fun activities, swaps, songs, and what it means to be great citizens in our community. Volunteer today: you’ll be making memories and future leaders while spending important time with your daughter. Families welcome to attend this great event with food, fun and of course, Girl Scouts! For more information contact Wendy Terry at (321) 720-6640.
September 13 Girl Scouts Parent Meeting
After learning about Girl Scouts, join us on September 13th at 6:30pm at the DRS Community Center for a Parent Orientation Night! Get ready to learn everything you need to know about volunteering and participating with your new troop.
September 17 Florida Coastal Cleanup
Sponsored by the Ocean Conservancy and Keep Brevard Beautiful at Pelican Beach Park, 8am-12noon. Trash bags, gloves, data cards, pencils and sunscreen will be provided. Volunteers should bring drinking water. FREE T-Shirts while supplies last. For more information, call Adam Carrion at Keep Brevard Beautiful, (321) 631-0501.
September 19 Color Wars! (School Holiday)
Join us on this school holiday for action packed “black light” activities in the DRS Gym, including Pokémon “find it”, color dodgeball, volleyball in the dark and an neon obstacle course! Your little color warrior will engage in physical activities, crafts, lunch and fun!
Location: DRS Gym Cost: $40 Course: 1120.300
Register online, www.satellitebeachrecreation.org or in person at the SB Rec Dept.
September 24 14th Annual Super Bunko
Bunko is an “Adults Only” game of dice and you can learn as you go! Sponsored by the Police Athletic League (PAL) to benefit their youth programs. Teen Zone doors open at 6:00pm (dinner included!) and dice roll begins at 7:00pm. The night includes a silent auction, Chinese auction, prizes and fun. Advance ticets are $20 from the Recreation Dept or $25 at the door.Call (321) 777-8336 for more info.
September 24 Kids Ninja Warrior Challenge
Is there a Ninja Warrior in your household? Come compete in ninja obstacles & challenges including balance obstacles, warped wall and more! Find out if YOU are the next American Ninja Warrior!
Ages: 5 1/2-8yrs compete at 10-11:30am Course: 1515.300 Ages: 9-11yrs compete at 12-1:30pm
Course: 1516.300 Cost: $20/competitor Location: DRS Gym. Registeronline, www.satellitebeachrecreation.org or in person at the SB Rec Dept.
October 1 Long Doggers Kids’ Marathon & Half Marathon
This is a great event for kids 12 yrs and under! Parents can run with their child for free! Medals to all finishers and a special award to the Double Dog Dare finishers. Largest school participation receives $250 for their school! Register for the Marathon (2.62 miles) and Half Marathon (1.31 miles) for $15 each or the Double Dog Dare combined run for $25 online at http://www.runningzone.com/series/kidsrun/
October 2 PAL/Lions Club Pancake Breakfast
Enjoy this community pancake breakfast at the SB Civic Center from 8am-12noon. Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased in advance at the PAL office, SB Rec Dept, or from a Lions Club member.
October 8 Friends of the Library Garage Sale
The annual fundraiser for the Satellite Beach Library will be held at the Library starting at 7:00am. Proceeds will support library programs. Donations will be accepted beginning Sept. 1. Call the Library (321) 779-4004 for additional information.
October 15 National Costume Swap Day!
Have a princess that wants to be a lady bug? A pirate that wants to be a super hero? This is your chance to bring in a costume and swap it with another FREE of charge! Bring a clean, gently used Halloween costume to the SB Rec Dept during office hours Oct 4th through Oct 14th and receive one swap voucher for each costume dropped off. Costumes should be in good condition without tears or stains. Return Oct 15th between 9-11am with your voucher(s) to the Costume Swap and take home some “new to you” costumes. Costumes are not available for purchase, only for swap. We cannot guarantee you will find the costume of your dreams so swap early!
October 8 PAL Garage & Bike Sale
Support your local Police Athletic League! Visit the sale from 8am-1pm, at the DRS Community Center. To donate, call (321) 777-8336.
October 15 Teeny Bopper Halloween Costume Party
It is party time at the Teen Zone! Find your best Halloween costume and join us for our Annual Halloween Teeny Bopper night. There will be a costume parade and prizes. No reservations needed, just come 6:30-9:30pm and pay $5 at the door. For youth kindergarten-6th grade.
October 16 Space Coast VW Fest
The 3rd Annual Vintage Volkswagen Show will be held at the DRS Community Center from 8am-4pm. Enjoy art vendors, raffles, live entertainment, a bounce house, Children’s Natural Resource Information with a hands-on information booth and Food Trucks! Over $3,000 in auction and raffle prizes, including a 4 family multi pack to SeaWorld – valued over $700! This event is FREE to spectators. For more information contact Phil or Brenda Cline (321) 508-4332, firstname.lastname@example.org or www.spacecoastvwfest.com
October 22 Crystal’s Day
Candlelighters of Brevard sponsor Crystal’s Day at Gleason Park, Indian Harbour Beach, 11am-3pm. This is a family, fun event honoring Crystal Kabboord, who battled cancer courageously and all of our other young heroes diagnosed with childhood cancer. More information at www.candlelightersofbrevard.org
October 23 Halloween Happening
The SB Lions Club joins forces with Satellite Beach PAL to bring you this free event! Beginning at 5:45pm, a “spook parade” will walk west from the SB United Methodist Church to the Teen Zone where there will be activities including music, dancing, refreshments, games & prizes. The ages are up to 2nd grade! Call PAL, (321) 777-8336 for more info.
November 5 Satellite Beach Founders Day & Marketplace
Join the City of Satellite Beach and the Satellite Beach Woman’s Club as we celebrate our Annual Founders Day and Marketplace, featuring more than 100 craft and specialty vendors, flea market and bake sale at the DRS Community Center. Along with the days’ activities, the community will enjoy a parade of local clubs, groups and organizations all decked out in a “Under the BIG Top” theme. The parade steps off promptly at 11am from the Delaura Middle School parking lot off Jackson Ave., winding through SB streets ending up at the DRS Community Center, where families can enjoy various kids activities in addition to the marketplace. Parade entries can call the SB Recreation office 773-6458 to participate. Craft booths call Jeanne 779-3384.
November 12 27th Annual Tournament for Sight
The SB Lions Club will be hosting a golf tournament at the Habitat Golf Course in Valkaria that benefits local charities such as sight & hearing cases, Christmas food drive, teacher grants, Satellite High School LEO Club and Children’s Hunger Project. The $65 entry fee includes team and individual prizes, cart/greens fee, goody bag and lunch. Tournament sponsors and golfers needed! To register, contact Joe, (321) 452-0376 or Josephhauser@bellsouth.net
November 10 Bingo for Designer Bags
Join in on some Bingo fun & support the 55+ Club fundraising efforts. You may win a new designer bag! Held at the SB Civic Center, 1:30-3:30pm. Cost is $12/members, $15/non members. For further information, contact Terry Mellon at (321) 773-7705 or email@example.com
Nov 19 Annual Delaura Dash 5K Run/Walk
DeLaura Middle School PTO presents their inaugural 5K to benefit school resources. Register for this fun event at www.sceventmgmt.comor call Andrea Leming at (321) 271-4441 for more information or to become an event sponsor.
November 19 Food Trucks & Movie on the Green
Join us for a fun filled evening at our annual Food Trucks & Movie on the Green! Purchase dinner from local food trucks, serving from 4pm-7pm in the DRS parking lot. There will be music and fun kids’ activities prior to the movie at dusk. Bring your own blankets or lawn chairs and enjoy a movie under the stars with family and friends. Featuring a FREE showing of the movie Finding Dory!
December 3 Ocean Reef Beach Festival
The ORB returns to Pelican Beach Park. Celebrate the ocean lifestyle with exciting conservation and recreation displays, activities and hands on learning! Over 90 exhibits and vendors including food trucks, local ocean artists, live music and more! The event is free and will be held from 10am-5pm. Proceeds to benefit Surfrider Foundation and Anglers For Conservation.
December Twilight Santa
Stay tuned for dates that Satellite Beach Fire Rescue and the Reserve organization will present their annual “Twilight Santa”. These dates will be posted at www.satellitebeachfire.com
December 8 Phone Call from Santa’s Elves
The Satellite High School Jr. ROTC, along with the Satellite Beach Rec Dept, will provide calls from Santa’s Workshop. Parents can call our office at (321) 773-6458 and arrange for their child to receive a call from an elf. Mailed forms and calls are accepted through Wed, Dec 7 at 5pm. Santa’s elves will call only on Thurs, Dec 8 from 5-8pm. Calls will be made between the hours of 5-8pm EST to any child in the Continental U.S. Print off the form “Santa Calls” online from http://www.satellitebeachrecreation.org/Pages/Forms.aspx Complete the form and fax to (321) 777-5207 or mail/drop off at the Satellite Beach Recreation Dept, 1089 S. Patrick Drive, Satellite Beach, FL 32937.
December 17 Jingle Bell Run 2 Miler
This race is part of the Running Zone’s Race Series to benefit Satellite High School Running Programs. Lots of fun for everyone beginning at the Satellite Beach Library including Santa Hats to the first 500 entrants and Jingle Bells for everyone’s shoes! Registration can be completed online at:
December 17 Boat Parade
The Banana River Power Squadron will sponsor the 2016 Holiday Boat Parade. Participants should start assembling at 6pm at the north end of Satellite Beach’s Grand Canal and travel south.